Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Welcome to de Blasio's New York: A black man has been charged in connection with the slashing of a 29-year-old white woman visiting from Sweden, onboard a Brooklyn subway train
Don Carter, 32, of Brooklyn, has been charged with attempted murder, assault, reckless endangerment, criminal possession of a weapon, and menacing, police said. The incident occurred around 6:15 p.m. on an outbound A Train stopped at the Euclid Avenue-Pitkin Avenue subway station in East New York. The black suspect walked up to the victim and slashed her on the neck with a sharp object before fleeing the train and the station, police said. Police said that the black man did not say a word before he cut the white woman. The white victim was treated and released from Jamaica Hospital Medical Center.